Pvt Phillip H. Burton

Pvt Phillip H. Burton

Birth
Delaware, USA
Death 9 Feb 1889 (aged 44–45)
New Castle County, Delaware, USA
Burial Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware, USA
Memorial ID 21331880 · View Source
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Private
Company K
22nd US Colored Infantry
Union Army
CIVIL WAR

He enlisted at Philadelphia on 4 Jan 1864 to serve three years. He gave his age as 20, his occupation as laborer, and his birthplace as Deptford, NJ (also recorded as Wilmington, DE). An annotation to his records indicate that he was a free person before the war. He was wounded in action near Fair Oaks, VA, on 27 Oct 1864. Reported as “absent wounded” since 27 Oct 1864 and hospitalized in the General Hospital at Fort Monroe, VA. He was discharged from that hospital on 24 Jun 1865. Also borne as Phillip Burlin.

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  • Created by: Susan Lewis Arday
  • Added: 3 Sep 2007
  • Find A Grave Memorial 21331880
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Pvt Phillip H. Burton (1844–9 Feb 1889), Find A Grave Memorial no. 21331880, citing Mount Olive Cemetery, Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware, USA ; Maintained by Susan Lewis Arday (contributor 46576010) .